Los Angeles Probate Lawyer Explains Probate Letters in California

One of the jobs of a  Los Angeles Probate Lawyer is to obtain a document called Probate Letters for his or her client in California.  Most people do not know that an executor’s duties do not start until the court issues the probate letters, which is a court form.   Probate

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2018 New Things To Learn About the Los Angeles Probate Court

The Probate Court in Los Angeles serves $10,000,000 residents, and currently has 9 judges serving Los Angeles County.   Each year approximately 16,000 new cases get filed in the Los Angeles Superior Probate Court.   The departments handling probate, also handle trusts, conservatorships, guardianships, elder restraining orders, and elder financial abuse. These

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Opening Probate and Conservatorship Accounts

California Probate has a bond it or block it rule in Probate and Conservatorship cases having to do with liquid assets of the estate.   Generally, liquid assets have to be bonded or blocked.  Bonding or blocking an account protects the estate against malfeasance by the administrator or conservator.  Joint control

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Complex Inheritance in California | Inheritance Attorney Advice Los Angeles | Complex Estates and Probate

Complex probate situations are very common in California inheritance cases, says Mina Sirkin, a Los Angeles Inheritance Attorney whose advice is frequently sought in estates and trusts.    Difficulties in estate distributions range from a failure to distribute (also called a failure to administer), to outright theft by the trustee

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Do you have an OSC hearing set in the Los Angeles Probate Court?

If you have received a notice regarding an OSC hearing from the Los Angeles Probate Court, chances are that there is a significant problem with your probate case.  There are ways we can help the OSC situation, but first you should learn about what an OSC is in probate. What

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Problems with Invalid Statutory Will Forms in California

Sometimes, people sign statutory will forms which end up being invalid in California.  Our law firm has been advising clients regarding the problems with the use of Statutory Will forms in California for over three decades. What makes a California Statutory Will invalid? The manner in which the statutory will

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Lisa Marie Presley Seeks an Accounting from her father’s trust’s former trustee

Los Angeles, California – Probate Court Barry Siegel was the former trustee to Elvis Presley’s fortune.  Lisa Marie Presley, in a Petition filed in Probate Court in Los Angeles, alleged that Elvis Presley’s trust assets went from $100 Million Dollars, down to five figures, while Siegel acted. While Siegel’s attorney

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Complimentary Probate Consultation in Los Angeles

​PROBATE ATTORNEY CONSULTATION CALLS LOS ANGELES – CALL 818.340.4479  Probate Attorney Call for a Complimentary Consultation : Call us when you need a free probate consultation. When you need a free probate consultation regarding Wills, Probate and Estate matters in Los Angeles to evaluate your case, you should find and consult an attorney who has more than twenty

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